'Amazing turnout': Bolt lands, social media reacts

Eight-time Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt landed in Australia this morning.

The Jamaican sprint king's arrival at Sydney Airport is the first phase of his imminent trial with Central Coast Mariners.

His arrival proved an instant hit as the charismatic 31-year-old fronted the press and stopped for photos with fans.

WATCH: Usain Bolt mobbed at Sydney Airport

IMAGES: Check out the best shots of Bolt's arrival

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Here's how social media followed Bolt's arrival at Sydney Airport: